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05
June
2020
| 14:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World, the UK’s leading weight-loss organisation, is warning of the damage caused by stigmatising obesity following Lord Robathan’s comments in the House of Lords yesterday, in which he said that people need to be ‘shamed’ into taking
20
May
2020
| 17:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World's Couple of the Year Katie and Tony Viney, who lost more than 14st between them, have shared their lockdown video diary.
18
May
2020
| 10:30 Europe/Amsterdam
As the Prime Minister demands action to tackle the UK’s obesity crisis, Slimming World, the UK’s leading weight loss organisation, is poised to return to groups as soon as it is safe to do so, to support the millions of people whose weight puts them
11
May
2020
| 12:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World’s partner the Royal College of Midwives (RCM) has provided new resources for expectant mums to help them navigate their pregnancy during the coronavirus outbreak. Along with useful infographics, the RCM has put together a

Success stories

20
May
2020
| 17:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World's Couple of the Year Katie and Tony Viney, who lost more than 14st between them, have shared their lockdown video diary.
24
April
2020
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Holly Bolton, 18, has been named Slimming World’s Young Slimmer of the Year 2020 after losing almost half her bodyweight She was told by her dietitian that the only way she would lose weight was to have bariatric surgery Holly is now looking
27
February
2020
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Natasha Bunby, 38, decided to lose weight after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis She lost more than 11st seven years ago and has maintained her weight loss ever since Natasha has now been named Slimming World’s Top Target Consultant 2020
23
January
2020
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Aaron Snares was inspired to lose weight after he turned down the chance to be best man at his sister’s wedding because he didn’t want to be in the limelight His late grandmother encouraged him to join Slimming World and be more comfortable in

Research & presentations

24
April
2020
| 13:49 Europe/Amsterdam
The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) has called on its partners to give advice and share expertise on managing health during the coronavirus crisis. As part of a series of informative videos, Carolyn Pallister, Slimming World Public Health
07
January
2020
| 07:04 Europe/Amsterdam
New research commissioned by Slimming World looks at how critical and negative language around weight and body image damages our self-esteem and can spiral into a vicious cycle 60% of British adults say they sometimes struggle with their weight
14
November
2019
| 00:01 Europe/Amsterdam
The power of group support! Slimming World is effective for patients with diabetes On average patients lost 5.5% of their starting weight after a year A quarter of patients lost more than 10% body weight Nearly 1 in 10 patients were
08
November
2019
| 14:43 Europe/Amsterdam
Nutritional analysis by the British Nutrition Foundation of Slimming World’s Food Optimising® eating plan, resources, 7-day menu plans, and member’s actual food intake from diaries, found the overall approach meets most current healthy eating

Food & publications

31
January
2020
| 15:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World is calling members across the UK and Ireland to create a brand-new recipe to add to its collection as part of the new Free Food Festival campaign. Slimming World’s Free Food Festival takes place in Slimming World groups in February
11
February
2019
| 10:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Staff at Slimming World’s Derbyshire head office kicked off February with a fabulous ‘Free’ lunch as they celebrated the launch of a national slimming campaign. To mark the launch of ‘Free Food February’, Slimming World, based in Alfreton, served
25
October
2018
| 14:41 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World and Iceland have won a prestigious national award for their Slimming World Chinese-style Banquet Rice.
01
April
2016
| 16:27 Europe/Amsterdam
The fast pace of life today makes it harder and harder to make time for ourselves – which often means eating healthily falls by the wayside. Now the UK’s leading independent weight-loss organisation, Slimming World, has published a new recipe book

Corporate

23
April
2020
| 15:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World is gifting all members of its new temporary virtual groups a free copy of the May/June issue of Slimming World Magazine to thank them for their continued commitment and to provide an extra motivational boost.
09
April
2020
| 16:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Getting support to manage your mental as well as physical wellbeing is more important than ever as we all adjust to life during the coronavirus outbreak, say Slimming World.   Slimming World Public Health Manager Carolyn Pallister says: “In these
09
April
2020
| 15:14 Europe/Amsterdam
Slimming World’s head office staff have donated personal protective equipment (PPE) and healthy fresh food to show their support for healthcare professionals and food banks during the Coronavirus outbreak. The vital supplies have been donated by
25
March
2020
| 17:00 Europe/Amsterdam
In response to the need to suspend its 19,000 community groups across the UK and Ireland because of the coronavirus pandemic, Slimming World is announcing the launch of a new temporary ‘virtual’ weight loss service.